You won’t find Hindu birthday prayers here, but you will find the best tips on how to plan a trip to India to celebrate your 50th! I planned to spend my 50th birthday in India after two weeks in Nepal, but I ended up in… Read More »5 Tips for Women Planning a 50th Birthday Trip to India
Are you a woman buying a used car alone because you just moved to a new city, you’re starting over after a breakup, or you saved enough money for the camper van you’ve been dreaming about? These tips for women buying preowned, previously leased or… Read More »What You Need to Know About Buying a Used Car Alone
As a local Vancouverite and experienced traveler, I welcome tourists to British Columbia and Canada! But not every traveler arrives in BC prepared for the rainy season, mountain hikes, or coastal activities. What do you need to take when you travel to Vancouver? If you’re… Read More »10 Things to Take When You Visit Vancouver, BC
The retired Swiss couple I met at a restaurant in Bandipur, Nepal were full-time RVers. They’d just arrived from India and were traveling through Asia in their German camper van. Talk about traveling in faith! I asked a million questions about living in a motorhome… Read More »How to Make Your RV Retirement Dreams Come True
Do you always get sick when you travel? These are the 10 best vitamins, fruits and vegetables to strengthen your immunity before your trip. I also included different types of foods to avoid while you travel (because what’s the point of eating foods to boost… Read More »10 Foods to Boost Your Immune System Before You Travel
One of the best parts of the Tibetan Encounter Tour in Nepal was a free health consultation with a Tibetan doctor. Tour guide Thupten Gyatso took us to Tashiling settlement’s health clinic near Phewa Lake in Pokhara. My first encounter with Tibetan herbal medicine —… Read More »Will Tibetan Herbal Medicine Make You Healthy?
What causes anxiety before traveling, and is it normal to feel fear before flying? Travel anxiety is caused by three main factors: 1) a personal disposition to nervousness (internal) ; 2) negative travel experiences in the past (external); and 3) news reports about traveling and… Read More »4 Ways to Calm Travel Anxiety and Fear
We have two dogs and a cat; finding dog boarding or house sitting services when we go on vacation is more difficult than asking a neighbor to feed our cat. We don’t have fish or birds as pets, though right now I can hear a woodpecker trying to drill his way through our metal chimney! This is makes my dog Georgie anxious and restless — and so does the thought of being boarded while we travel.